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Headlines for the Week of August 26, 2002

Office of the Dean

Dean Harold J. Krent

  • Welcome back returning students.
Student Services

Assistant Dean Steve Sowle

  • Academic calendar reminder: No classes Monday, September 2.
  • Initial reading assignments and course materials for advanced courses.
  • Fall course information updates.
  • Fall classroom assignments.
  • Fall exam schedule.
  • Adding and dropping classes.
  • CALI Award winners for spring 2002.
  • Trial Advocacy section assignments.
  • London Law Consortium Program.
  • Courses likely to be offered in spring 2003 semester.
  • Just the Beginning Foundation -- guided research.
  • Legal writing guidelines.
  • SBA picnic for students, faculty, and staff, August 30.
  • DEADLINE: Health insurance.
  • First-year students: Amendments to your application for admission.
  • Class ranks/GPA cut-offs.
  • Furniture in the classroom.
  • Joke of the week.


  • Welcome 1Ls and welcome back continuing students.
  • DEADLINE: Fall registration.
  • DEADLINE: Health insurance.
  • Graduation applications forms online.
  • Pass/fail election forms online.
  • Incomplete make up notices forms online.
  • Registration information for the Illinois Bar examination.
  • FERPA Rights and Notification of Access to Educational Records.
  • ID picture hours -- attention 1Ls.

Financial Aid

  • 2002-03 loan processing.

Career Services

  • Welcome back!
  • Fall semester office hours.
  • Fill out a summer experience survey.
  • Mandatory Fall Interviewing Program meeting for '03 & '04 grads.
  • Summer associate table talk.
  • Researching employer sessions.
  • Mock interviews.
  • IIT seeks students for FT positions.
  • U.S. Department of Justice application information.
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Job Fair.


  • External scholarships.
Academics & Student Programs

Law Offices/Clinic

  • Fall 2002 orientation meeting, August 26.
  • Opening in LADR Program.
  • Openings in the clinical programs.
  • Chicago-Kent establishes Family Law Clinic.
  • First Defense Legal Aid (FDLA) Clinic.
  • Web site for Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic.
  • For a description of all clinical programs, please visit the Law Offices home page at:

Writing competitions

  • No new entries this week.
Computing & Information Services

Center for Law and Computers

  • Welcome new students!
  • Additional laptop configuration set for week of August 26.
  • Spring and summer printing account balances are now PAST DUE.
  • Computer Help Desk has moved to suite 540.
  • A word about recent viruses, worms and trojans.
  • Latest McAfee DAT file is sdat4219.
  • Office hours.
  • Contact us.


  • Welcome to Chicago-Kent.
  • Library fall hours.
  • Labor Day holiday.
  • Reference hours for fall semester.
  • Resource of the week.
  • Library book sale.
  • Library suggestion box.
  • Inter-library loan policy.
  • Consideration for others in the library.
  • Study room policy.
  • Library cell phone policy.
  • Library food and drink policy.
  • Please guard your valuables!

Professor Sanford Greenberg

  • Research/teaching assistant for Appellate Advocacy.

Professor Joan Steinman

  • Research assistants needed.
Institutes & Centers
  • No announcements in this issue.
Administrative Offices/General

Administration and Finance

  • Weekly activities schedule.
  • Fall building/library hours.
  • Discounted parking rates for students.
  • Downtown Campus safety tips.
  • Shuttle bus schedule.
  • Administration and Finance office hours.
  • Online room reservation form.
  • Fall 2002 student payroll policies.

Continuing Legal Education

  • ATTENTION: All students interested in Federal Sector Labor Relations Law.
  • Upcoming 2002 programs!
  • Student volunteer opportunities.


Public Affairs

  • Record Headline Digest available in print.
  • Weekly Record publication schedule resumes.
  • Record templates available for students and administrators.

Special Notices

  • Human Resources schedule online.
  • Knowledge Speakers/Toastmasters International: Fall open house and speech contest meeting, September 10.
Student Organizations

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Student Bar Association

  • First SBA social, August 30.

Kent Justice Foundation

  • Welcome back and 1Ls.
  • First general meeting
  • Volunteer.
  • Donate-A-Phone.

Public Interest Resource Center

  • Volunteer opportunities.
  • Donate-A-Phone.
  • Office hours.

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